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Oct 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
's mayor is speaking out tonight after an emotional weekend. someone torched his law office on saturday. the fbi is expected to investigate the fire as a possible act of domestic terrorism. jodi hernandez joins us in vallejo this evening with details. >> reporter: good evening. the mayor has faced a lot of challenges since taking office but nothing rises to this level. you can see the damage caused when an arsonist set fire to the mayor's private law office over the weekend. today mayor davis spoke for the first time about the torching calling it malicious and cowardly. >> although i believe that the last criminal act is part of an escalating attempt to intimidate me, let me make it very, very clear. it has failed. >> reporter: a defiant vallejo mayor says he went let saturday morning's arson fire that destroyed his private law office steer him off course but davis believes the torching was political. >> i will say that the number of acts of vandalism which i have been subjected to over the recent past causes me to believe that this incident is related to my position as mayor. >> report
NBC
Sep 28, 2012 6:00pm PDT
in the first few minutes before law enforcement arrives. >>> well, still ahead tonight, a dramatic scene in downtown oakland after a crash involving the city truck sent several people to the hospital. >>> i'm scott budman. apple apologizing for something on its phone while virus fires warn about something on android phones. >>> also, helping education or hurting education. judge for yourself. the bay area man making international headlines. we go behind the scenes with socon. >>> a massive critical mass right during rush hour in san francisco. thousands upon thousands of cyclists from all over the country are gathering in the plaza to celebrate the 20th anniversary of that ride. even people from out of the country. organizers say there's no planned route. it's a movement literally on the move. san francisco police say expert patrols, including officers on bicycles will be on duty in case of any trouble. drivers, though, will likely experience the biggest inconvenience in all of these years. if not, be patient because cyclists are going to be all around here. >> it is a rolling bike ride,
NBC
Sep 27, 2012 6:00pm PDT
the roadway within the hour. >>> he's a teacher and a coach. and now he is facing a new opponent. the law. the sixth grade teacher at albany middle school is facing charges of molesting a young student. jody hernandez joins us now from albany middle school. a parent meeting is still happening and police are asking for any more victims to come forward. is that correct? >> reporter: that's right, raj. about 100 parents have gathered inside the school library tonight to voice their concerns about the arrest of a popular sixth grade teacher, some say their children are so upset over what has happened, they've been sick. many say their children have been crying. parents are demanding to know if anything could have been done to prevent the situation. >> absolutely sick. >> reporter: that's how this mother of an albany student who didn't want to show her face on camera is feeling tonight on. news that albany middle school teacher has been arrested on charges of a lewd act with a child under 14. police arrested him yesterday after someone reported an alleged relationship between the teacher and a
NBC
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm PDT
than 2% a year, think again. >> for those that were previously reduced, we are required by state law, proposition 8, to restore the assessed value to reflect the improving market value when the market begins to turn around. >> reporter: let's say you bought your house five years ago for $800,000. that's considered your prop 13 base even if your value goes way up, your assessed value will go up no more than 2% a year. but prop 8 allows the county to reassess your property to reflect a lower market value, which means if your value declines, you'll get a lower tax bill. but here's the catch. if your home value jumps back up but it's still worth less than you paid, you could see a big property tax increase in this case 6.9%. >> it might be 2.1%. it might be 10% depending upon the market that's occurring in that specific neighborhood. >> reporter: while that increase may be a painful surprise, the county assessor larry stone says there's a silver lining. >> for everyone 1% increase in the property taxes, the property owner gains 99% in improved equity. >> reporter: he also says only 10% o
NBC
Oct 4, 2012 6:00pm PDT
care law, specifically that would target high-income earners. in fact, they would be paying a higher rate than they did under president clinton. >> reporter: finally, governor romney on the deficit under the obama administration -- >> the president said he'd cut the deficit in half. unfortunately, he doubled it. trillion-dollar deficits for the last four years. >> when romney accuses the president of doubling a deficit, he's stretching the truth a bit. obama inherited a $1.2 trillion deficit when he came into office. you in the president increased that to $1.4 trillion deficit, but the deficits have stayed just under that. they've stayed very high, but they've been just under that for the next couple of years. he hasn't doubled it. >> reporter: these were just a few of the misleading claims flagged by fact check. and they may have found sounded familiar. >> as facts checkers, we've heard these claims over and over again. there wasn't a whole lot new in last night's debate. >> reporter: don't be surprised when you hear similar claims in the remaining debates. one topic that will surel
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